Making a Difference

Together, we are discovering ways to make a lasting difference in the world.

We’re shining a spotlight on local artists doing good,
and discovering how we can use our talents to give back globally and locally.

story by Catherine Pearson and Audrey Woodhams Matt and Tabea Oppliger were sitting in an outdoor café in the center of Tel Aviv when a woman walked up to their table. “Can I sit here?” she asked. There was a...
Photographer Tim Carr has spent years snapping wedding moments, engagement smiles, and family portraits. He has a talent for capturing the essence of a person, revealing their humanity in a photograph. But some of his best work doesn’t appear...
Creativity moves the world. A great story will move us to tears. A hip-hop beat will move us onto the dance floor. A gripping photograph will move us to take action. Every day in our towns and cities, local artists...

Latest Posts

Writing through my junk: A conversation with Beth Stoddard

Beth Stoddard is a writer, an accomplished musician, and a Creative Life Pastor in Central Virginia. Ever since 2007, she’s been blogging at GraceEveryDay.com...

The Making of The Last City: Casey McGinty’s adventures in finishing his first novel

What if a 737 airliner full of passengers is unexpectedly transported across the galaxy to resurrect an extinct human race and their arrival ignites...

“Nervexciting”: Bella Higginbotham stars in The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe at Nashville’s...

story by Audrey Woodhams Bella sits at her dining room table, full of childhood joy as she answers my questions. She is poised and eloquent...